Basel to Salerno by train

  • First train
    05:03
  • Last train
    00:33
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    9hr 54m
  • Distance
    955 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    33
  • Avg. journey time
    16hr 17m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Basel to Salerno by train

Fast trains from Basel to Salerno take around 9 hours and 54 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 955 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Basel and Salerno.

1. Are there direct trains from Basel to Salerno?

Journeys between Basel and Salerno usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 33 departures on the route from Basel to Salerno every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 37 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Basel to Salerno?

The Basel to Salerno train travel time is normally about 9 hours and 54 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Basel to Salerno train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Salerno is usually scheduled to depart Basel around 05:04 and the last train is around 00:33. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Basel around 04:37, and the last at 00:13.

When to book Basel to Salerno train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 5 and a half months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Basel to Salerno by train.

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Which train companies operate between Basel and Salerno?

More than one train company operates on the route from Basel to Salerno, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • EuroCity
  • Eurocity (EC)
  • Frecciargento
  • Frecciarossa
  • Frecciarossa 1000
  • IC Notte
  • ICE
  • InterCity
  • Intercites
  • Intercity-Express
  • Intercités
  • Interregio
  • Italo
  • Regionale
  • Regionale Veloce
  • TGV
  • Thello

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Salerno to Basel by train

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.